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The Infinite Potential of Blockchain Technology

Many people have now heard of bitcoin and cryptocurrency.  And many have heard the term “blockchain” thrown around.  But what is this new technology, and why is it such a big deal?  How does it work? What other uses for blockchain exist outside of facilitating financial transactions?  How does it make traditional banking obsolete? Blockchain [...]

By | 2017-12-12T17:06:22+00:00 December 12th, 2017|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|

Why Have So Many Financial Experts Been Wrong About Bitcoin?

The bitcoin price has rocketed roughly 1,500% higher in 2017 to around $19,000, before correcting to the current price at $15,000. The #2 cryptocurrency by market cap, Ethereum, is up more than 5,000% year to date and many of the altcoins that we track have enjoyed similar gains. Cryptocurrencies have been one of the best-performing [...]

By | 2017-12-09T18:50:50+00:00 December 9th, 2017|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies|

Jason Hamlin Radio Interview with Kerry Lutz – Bitcoin, Gold and Cannabis

Jason Hamlin – Early Bitcoin Booster The following is a radio interview with Jason Hamlin joining Kerry Lutz of the Financial Survival Network. They discuss the investment potential of bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, precious metals and cannabis stocks. Jason believes that precious metals and cryptocurrencies are complementary assets that work well together in any investment portfolio. [...]

By | 2017-11-30T01:40:33+00:00 November 30th, 2017|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies, Gold & Silver Commentary, marijuana stocks|

Bitcoin’s Historic Growth to $10,000 and Bright Future Ahead

2017 has been an epic and historic year for bitcoin and the crypto community.  The total market cap of all coins combined has grown from a mere $18.3 billion in January 2017 to over $300 billion as we enter December of the same year.  The price of bitcoin reached a then-historic high of $1,000 on [...]

By | 2017-11-29T15:33:31+00:00 November 29th, 2017|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies|

Cold Storage, Part Two: Storing Bitcoin Securely on Hardware Wallets

In part one, we discussed one method of cold storage: paper wallets.  In this article, we will discuss hardware wallets. Paper wallets work just fine for long-term storage of coins, provided you create them in a secure manner.  The only real drawback, other than being a little more complicated for those without much computer know-how, [...]

By | 2017-11-21T01:09:14+00:00 November 21st, 2017|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies|

Cold Storage, Part One: Storing Bitcoin Securely with Paper Wallets

In order to ensure your cryptocurrency is not vulnerable to attackers, it needs to be taken offline and held in cold storage. Part 1 of this series will cover paper wallets and Part 2 will cover hardware wallets. A recent survey of 564 bitcoin owners revealed that on average, most people who are holding the [...]

By | 2017-11-21T01:08:32+00:00 November 19th, 2017|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies|

Why Bitcoin Cash When You Can Dash?

Bitcoin Cash made a resurgence last week, with many people thinking it might overtake Bitcoin (BTC) in market value. Roger Ver, Jihan Wu, Craig Wright (the fake Satoshi) and others were busy promoting and pumping Bitcoin Cash (BCH) last week. Their main argument is that Bitcoin transactions are too expensive and it takes too long [...]

By | 2017-11-17T16:12:21+00:00 November 17th, 2017|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies|

Why I’m Not Buying into the Bitcoin Cash Hype

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) was a fork of Bitcoin blockchain ledger that launched on August 1st and increased the block size to 8MB. The stated goal of this fork is to lower fees and speed up transaction times. At the time of the fork, those holding Bitcoin received an equal number of Bitcoin Cash coins. Bitcoin [...]

By | 2017-11-12T16:05:34+00:00 November 12th, 2017|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies|

Why Litecoin is Massively Undervalued vs Bitcoin

With all of the chatter about Bitcoin forks, few people remember that Litecoin (LTC) was actually one of the first forks of Bitcoin (BTC). Unlike Segwit2x, it was not a hostile or contentious fork that sought to replace Bitcoin. It was an open-source fork with its own blockchain, launched during October of 2011 by Charlie [...]

By | 2017-11-09T11:28:17+00:00 November 8th, 2017|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies|

Bitcoin Price Target of $7,850 by November 16th

Bitcoin has enjoyed a massive breakout during 2017, up over 500% year to date from $960 to the current price of $5,750. It briefly hit an all-time high near $6,200 last week, but has since corrected nearly 10%. The main driver of the price advance was the Bitcoin Gold fork, as investors were looking to [...]

By | 2017-10-27T12:36:06+00:00 October 27th, 2017|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies|